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Boris Johnson's Conservatives win majority in UK election – experts react



Caldwell PJ, Milas C, Szymborska H, Parr H, Hayward K, Rotenberg K, Albertson K, Kippin S & Honeyman V (2019) Boris Johnson's Conservatives win majority in UK election – experts react. The Conversation. 13.12.2019.

First paragraph: Boris Johnson’s Conservative Party has won a large majority in the 2019 general election. Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn has confirmed that he will not lead his party in any future elections but will stay on during a period of reflection about what happened in this campaign. Meanwhile, Liberal Democrat leader Jo Swinson has lost her seat. Experts react to the news. Read about its implications for Brexit, Northern Ireland, Scotland, and the UK economy and markets.

European Union (EU); UK politics; Scotland; Boris Johnson; Conservative Party; Labour Party; Brexit; Brexit Party; UK election 2019


FundersEconomic and Social Research Council
Publication date13/12/2019
Publication date online13/12/2019
PublisherThe Conversation Trust
Place of publicationLondon

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Dr Sean Kippin

Dr Sean Kippin

Lecturer in Public Policy, Politics